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Let’s Find Out More About the History of the First Ford Made

Let’s Find Out More About the History of the First Ford Made

Join us in learning more about the history and the first Ford that was made. Life as we know it exists with easy access to affordable transportation. With buses and cars on the road, it’s probably difficult for most of us to imagine life any other way. However, most of us understand that such methods

Join Us in Learning More About Philanthropic Efforts of the American Red Cross

Join Us in Learning More About Philanthropic Efforts of the American Red Cross

Here are some facts about the American Red Cross that may not be common knowledge.  The American Red Cross has been a driving force in philanthropic efforts to provide aid to those in need for generations. Since the organization was founded on May 21, 1881, they’ve provided assistance across the nation to numerous disasters. May

Find Out All About the California Gold Rush

All About the California Gold Rush

Learn about the California Gold Rush.   As Californians, we have the Gold Rush to thank for shaping our state’s history. The California Gold Rush, which began in early 1848, brought thousands of hopeful settlers to the region. As a result, the population boomed, and California was on the map. By the end of the

Learn About the History of Celebrating New Years

About the History of Celebrating New Years

Learn how the New Year is celebrated throughout history.  The New Year has arrived, and it’s time we look toward the year ahead. The New Year brings plenty of opportunities to celebrate all of life’s blessings. However, before we look too far ahead, let’s take a step back to reflect on the history of the New Year.

It’s the 75th Commemoration of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

75th Commemoration of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Join us in participating in Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. On December 7, 1941, American history changed forever. This date in history marks the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks that brought the United States into World War II. With thousands of American that perished in the attacks, we feel it’s important to remember the events

Gettysburg Address: Find Out What You Need to Know

What to Know About the Gettysburg Address

Learn about the importance of the Gettysburg Address. November 19 is the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. The speech was 272 words in its entirety, but the short speech left a powerful impact. Delivered by President Abraham Lincoln on November 19, 1863, in front of a crowd of nearly 15,000 people. The speech bridged between

Learn All About the First iPod Sold in November of 2001

All About the First iPod Sold in November of 2001

Celebrate the iPod’s 15th birthday and learn about the history of the device! Tomorrow marks an important day in technological history. On November 10, 2001, Apple began to change the way we listen to music with the first sale of the iPod. The iPod has since been an influential item that has transformed our world.